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Public Culture (1 September 2004) 16 (3): 499–506.
Published: 01 September 2004
... households. Soweto Now Achille Mbembe, Nsizwa Dlamini, and Grace Khunou O ver the past few decades, historians, geographers, sociologists, urban devel- Oopment specialists, and political scientists have produced...
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Published: 01 September 2014
Figure 1 The torture chamber in Utopia Now. Photograph by author Figure 1. The torture chamber in Utopia Now. / Photograph by author More
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Published: 01 September 2014
Figure 2 The baroque leather chair in Utopia Now. Photograph by author Figure 2. The baroque leather chair in Utopia Now. / Photograph by author More
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 21 Screen shot from the climate design software Ecotect, now owned by Autodesk. Courtesy of Amrita Ghosh Figure 21. Screen shot from the climate design software Ecotect, now owned by Autodesk. Courtesy of Amrita Ghosh More
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 261–285.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Melissa Tandiwe Myambo South Africa, China, India, and other industrializing countries are receiving increasing numbers of frontier heritage migrants—those who were raised in “First World” countries like the United States and who are now moving to their ancestral ethnic homelands. The primary aim...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 287–309.
Published: 01 May 2017
... captivity and prompting major changes to the North American orca-display industry, as represented by corporate giants such as SeaWorld. Orcas are now more likely to be followed online than watched either in captivity or in the wild, with some individual orcas becoming celebrity targets for activist...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 157–184.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Peter Redfield Expectations that people should live—even under extreme conditions of crisis, neglect, and poverty—now combine with doubts about the capacity of states to provide for their populations. One result has been a set of technologies built around minimalist forms of care. Created by a...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 285–297.
Published: 01 May 2011
... argues that the Reader is an Indian extremist who wants to oppose colonial rule by force, a position of which Gandhi disapproved. However, in early prefaces of the book, which have now largely disappeared from contemporary editions, Gandhi identifies “the Reader” as the reader of Indian Opinion , the...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 May 2018
... cultural shifts accompanied these medical debates and developments. Randomized controlled trials now dominate as an evidentiary form in tuberculosis control with implications for how global health efforts roll out across diverse cultural contexts. A pharmaceutical approach drives the international export...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of “black analytics” for a full understanding of the context leading up to the Charlie Hebdo “event.” “White analytics” permits the universalization of racism and the suggestion that “reverse racism” or “Islamic leftism” are now dominant. In contrast, attention to the work of scholars and activists...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 261–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
... suggests that this structure of sovereignty, premised on the adjudication of minority demands (for equality, for recognition), might also be the condition of possibility for its disruption, and even for new political arrangements to emerge. Indeed, a number of Muslim French now reject the paradigm of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 393–408.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Rinaldo Walcott In this essay, the author suggests that diversity as an idea has reached its logical end. The essay proposes that something more radical and sustaining than diversity is now required if whiteness is to be understood as the foundation and barrier that preempts nonwhite others from...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Nouri Gana Theodor W. Adorno's by now infamous dictum that “to write lyric poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric” still weighs heavily on various modern and contemporary representations of war and violence, especially in the Arab world, where the legacy of the Holocaust, entangled with differing or...
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Public Culture (1 September 2010) 22 (3): 507–529.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Éric Fassin The so-called sexual clash of civilizations takes on a different meaning in today's Europe: it is about immigrants rather than terrorists—about contention, not expansion. As a consequence, Europe now draws the boundaries between “us” and “them” through sexual politics. Sexual democracy...
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Public Culture (1 January 2011) 23 (1): 121–156.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Ann Laura Stoler If the Republic and Empire are now difficult to view as mutually exclusive categories in contemporary France, few scholars have sought to address the conventions of knowledge production that have made France's own history of a racialized polity so rarely a subject for the French...
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 16 Mary Petillo, Forelady of a Newark, New Jersey Factory Making Lamp Bulbs and Tubes for the Signal Corps, . . . Made a Suggestion to Conserve Bakelite Lamp Bases Formerly Discarded—a Suggestion Now in Use at the Plant—and Is Also the Inventor of an Apparatus Which Prevents Short More
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 217.
Published: 01 May 2009
... production, with its lengthy cycle of meditation, research, review, and publication, speak with uncanny, polyphonic precision to a conjuncture that the now dominates to a worrisome degree, reminding us that the overwhelm- ing present was imminent in a past that seems obsolete, and indeed that the pres...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 451–456.
Published: 01 September 2012
... outlast the Commune, Occupy continues, and there’s dancing most days for those so inclined. I’ve been waiting for this sense of possibility for a long time now. It was Mar- garet Thatcher, the former British prime minister, who coined neoliberalism’s mantra: “There is no alternative.” In 1979, on...
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Public Culture (1 January 2015) 27 (1 (75)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the popularization of radio and television broadcasting all shaped the first waves of modern celebrity. Then and now, celebrity and fandom, as opposed to fame, have been about simultaneity and contemporaneity, about connecting with others through what matters right now . Have Tumblr, Twitter...
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Public Culture (1 January 1996) 9 (1): 33–54.
Published: 01 January 1996
..., prepared and “quoted”by a system which reduplicates upon these objects the same situation it has prepared for its living subjects. Michel de Certeau 1980:4 U ntil now, most discussions of the enlistment of popular culture and folk- lore by new...